Erwin Witte

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 35)

No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  17 Feb 1911 Karlsruhe

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1 Jul 1936 Fähnrich zur See
1 Apr 1938 Leutnant zur See
1 Oct 1940 Oberleutnant zur See
1 Feb 1943 Kapitänleutnant


U-boat Commands

U-155 Dec, 1944 20 Apr 1945   No war patrols 

Per the 1937, 1938, and 1941 Ranglisten, Erwin Witte was part of Crew 35, not Crew 36 as is often written.

Patrol info for Erwin Witte

This commander did not go out on patrols with his boats.

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German U-boat Commanders of World War II

Busch, Rainer and Röll, Hans-Joachim

Listing of all U-boat commanders

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